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Rise of Nightmares takes a relaxing European vacation


2:30 AM on 08.18.2011



I'm being serious when I say that Rise of Nightmares is the first game that's made me legitimately want to get a Kinect. Maybe not enough to run out for a purchase immediately, but the tech lust is there and rising.

In our recent preview of the game, we described it as providing an experience not unlike an off-rails House of the Dead. From everything I've personally seen, Rise of Nightmares' style and campy tone are certainly similar. The new trailer is beyond silly and I'm jealous of everyone who got to work on it.

This offbeat horror game is out on September 6, 2011 as a Kinect exclusive.








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Late to Rise: Rise to Nightmare digital comic released

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6:15 PM on 09.07.2011
Mega64: Rise of Nightmares is all you ever need

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6:00 PM on 09.06.2011
New Rise of Nightmares trailer looks more familiar

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11:00 AM on 08.27.2011
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3:30 PM on 08.15.2011
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5:45 PM on 08.04.2011
Rise of Nightmares has a terrifying pre-order bonus

SEGA's Rise of Nightmares is coming to Xbox 360 next month, giving you the ability to flail in terror at a horror game and maybe have it mean something. And if you want to creep yourself out even further, you can go pre-order...more



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